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kribs and rainbows?

nilo

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Does anyone know if kribs and large rainbow fish will get on with Amano shrimps or will they end up as shrimp cocktail?
 

Garuf

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I had small rainbows with shrimp, once upon a blue moon.
Even small rainbows like mine, preacox, ate the whole job lot.
 

nilo

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Ahh....o.k

Think i will leave the shrimps out of the equation then...

ta :D
 

nilo

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hmmm im confused now, my rainbows are 5 inch Boesmani's . Might be a different story with them?
 

Ed Seeley

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nilo said:
hmmm im confused now, my rainbows are 5 inch Boesmani's . Might be a different story with them?

I think any fish that can fit the shrimp in their mouths will eat shrimp. After all most of the fish we keep eat a diet of largely aquatic invertebrates in the wild. So 5" fish with ordinary mouths will polish off every one they can catch I would imagine.
 
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